Cue the Raisin Music!

| 8/28/2018 8:51:00 AM

Renee headshotDo any of you remember the "I Heard It Through the Grape Vine" commercial for raisins grown in California back in the mid 80s? The clay-mation raisins danced and lip synced to the song by Marvin Gay and it went viral for its day.

We even had little plastic figurines made of the raisins that you could get in stores. I think I had one.

Just for fun here's the original commercial:

Video courtesy YouTube/RetroTy: The Pulse of Nostalgia

Now that I live in the raisin growing capital of America, I finally know a thing of two about raisins. Some people think raisins just come that way. Kind of like prunes.

Some people think both prunes and raisins come that way in nature. I'm here to tell you that they do not!